The surface book is a perfect combination of everything that you will need as an artist or graphic designer. It is a two in one, laptop as well as a tablet. It has ergonomics of a laptop and you can easily separate it into a tablet and a dedicated GPU for graphics intense use. Graphics CardWith Intel HD Graphics 520, you can smoothly run programs like AutoCAD. The model with performance base of i5 comes with GeForce dGPU with a GDDR memory of 1 GB. The i7 model comes with GeForce GTX 965M 2GB GPU. Whether you like to play games or run design programs, it works perfectly. CPUThe 6th generation Intel Core i5 or i7 make the surface book a very powerful high-performance laptop. It gives you everything that you need to work with any performance-grade software. The i5 model with Intel HD graphics delivers amazing processing performance and it is supported by an 8GB RAM.The i7 option with Iris graphics makes your programs run very smoothly. You can also play many high-end games on this laptop. You can choose between 8GB or 16 GB RAM options. The 16 GB version gives greater room for your graphics intense games or programs to run. DisplayThe PixelSense display offers a very high resolution and it is optimized for touch and pen use. The display comes with a resolution of 3000*2000 and a pixel density of 267 PPI.Surface book’s display is ten point multi-touch with an aspect ratio of 3:2 and a contrast ratio of 1700:1. ConnectionsThe laptop gives you enough expansion options with two USB 3.0, a full-size USB card reader, two Surface connect ports, a miniDisplay port, a headset jack and it is compatible with Surface dial off-screen interaction. Pros- Lightweight- High Resolution- Fast Storage(SSD)- Surface Pen Support- Surface Pen is pressure sensitive and it has an eraser at the back- The screen supports palm rejection- Plenty of connectivity options- Good battery backup- Powerful processorCons- The screen does not extend beyond the 90-degree angle. – Windows takes more than 20GB installation space- It takes a little bit of time occasionally to come out of sleep. Final VerdictOverall, the Surface book is a great companion for artists, graphics designers, 3d modelers or gamers. It offers plenty of processing power and memory to run resource-intensive programs while being a light-weight device easy to carry everywhere. The surface pen support makes the lives of designers. You can expect the battery to last at least 8 hours, so you don’t have to worry about the power until you finish your task.